SIG SAUER Introduces Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Tipped Ammo Family

NEWINGTON,clip_image001 N.H., (August 12, 2019)clip_image001[1]SIGclip_image001[2] SAUER, Inc. is pleased to introduce Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition – the newest line in the rapidly growing SIG SAUER brand of award-winningclip_image001[3] ammunition offerings. Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition gives the serious sportsman unmatched long-range accuracy, combined withclip_image001[4] devastating on-target performance in the field.clip_image001[5]

Designedclip_image001[6] for massive expansion and deep penetration, Elite Hunter Tippedclip_image001[7] ammunitionclip_image001[8] delivers instant knockdown capability and maximum terminal performance atclip_image001[9] extended ranges.clip_image001[10] These premium cartridges feature a yellow-tipped, lead-alloyclip_image001[11] bullet withclip_image001[12] an enhancedclip_image001[13] boat tail design for superior flight characteristics over a wide range of velocities.clip_image001[14] The exclusive design of the concentric,clip_image001[15] blackened jacket ensures reliable, controlled expansion of the bullet withclip_image001[16] maximum weight retention. Theclip_image001[17] translucent yellow tip increases the ballistic coefficient while improving terminal performance and aiding in consistent, reliable chambering.

“Ourclip_image001[18] new Elite Hunter Tipped lineclip_image001[19] of premium rifle ammunition is designed and engineered to be a devastating game load with exceptional long-range accuracyclip_image001[20] and performance,”clip_image001[21] said Brad Criner, Senior Director, Brand Management and Business Development, SIG SAUER Ammunition. “SIG Elite Hunter Tipped ammunitionclip_image001[22] delivers superior downrange energy and massive expansion for a clean kill whether you are hunting whitetail, mule deer, antelope, elk, predators or a variety of other game species.”

Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition is available in the following loads:

  • 90grclip_image001[23] 243 Win Muzzle Velocity = 3115 fps; Muzzle Energy = 1939 ft-lbs; G1 BC = 0.490
  • 100gr 6mm Creedmoor Muzzleclip_image001[24] Velocity = 2970 fps;clip_image001[25] Muzzle Energy = 1958 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[26] BC = 0.515
  • 130gr 6.5 Creedmoor Muzzleclip_image001[27] Velocity = 2850 fps;clip_image001[28] Muzzle Energy = 2344 ft-lbs;clip_image001[29] G1clip_image001[30] BC = 0.510
  • 130gr 260 Rem Muzzle Velocity = 2820 fps; Muzzleclip_image001[31] Energy = 2995 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[32] BC = 0.510
  • 140grclip_image001[33] 270 Win Muzzle Velocity = 2950 fps;clip_image001[34] Muzzle Energy = 2705 ft-lbs; G1 BC = 0.508
  • 165gr 308 Win Muzzleclip_image001[35] Velocity = 2840 fps;clip_image001[36] Muzzleclip_image001[37] Energy = 2956 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[38] BC = 0.5
  • 165gr 30-06 Springfield Muzzle Velocity = 2950 fps; Muzzleclip_image001[39] Energy = 3188 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[40] BC = 0.530
  • 180gr 300 Win Mag Muzzle Velocity = 2960 fps;clip_image001[41] Muzzleclip_image001[42] Energy = 3502 ft-lbs;clip_image001[43] G1 BC = 0.515

All Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition features nickel-plated cases that aid in extraction while providing significant anti-corrosion qualities. Theclip_image001[44] customclip_image001[45] formulated and precision loaded powders deliver consistent velocities regardless of atmospheric conditions and industry-leading primers are matched to proprietary powder blends to ensure dependable ignition.

The SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition is now available for purchase at the and retailers everywhere.

SIG SAUER Ammunition is manufactured by SIG SAUER at its state-of-the-art ammunition manufacturing facility in Jacksonville, Arkansas to the same exacting standards as the company’s premium pistols and rifles. For more information, visit

About SIG SAUER, Inc.

SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training.  For over 100 years SIG SAUER, Inc. hasclip_image001[49] evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision.   Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens.  Additionally,clip_image001[50] SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy – a world class, state-of-the-art, 140-acre training facility.  SIGclip_image001[51] SAUER is headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, and has more than 1,700 employeesclip_image001[52] across eight locations,clip_image001[53] andclip_image001[54] is the largest member of a worldwide business group that includes SIG SAUER GmbH & Co. KG in Germany. For more information about the company and product line visit:

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